News: Collision blocks HOV lane on I-17 at Northern Ave.

PHOENIX, AZ – Commuters in  Phoenix were faced with delays resulting from a rush-hour collision along I-17 on Monday morning.

According to a tweet by Arizona DoT, the accident took place shortly after 9:30 a.m. in the northbound HOV lane near the exit to Northern Avenue.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. Traffic camera footage showed a single-vehicle and tow truck blocking the HOV lane for about 15 minutes.

The wreckage was cleared and all lanes reopened by 9:50 a.m.

No injuries have been reported as a result of the crash at this time.

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